Ectoderm

Known as: Ectodermal, Ectoderms 
The outer of the three germ layers of the embryo; it gives rise to epidermis and neural tissue.

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2003
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2003
Each cell lineage specified in the preimplantation mammalian embryo depends on intrinsic factors for its development, but there… (More)
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2002
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2002
Early neural patterning in vertebrates involves signals that inhibit anterior (A) and promote posterior (P) positional values… (More)
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2001
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2001
The primordial germ cells (PGCs) of the mouse are derived from proximal epiblast cells that are adjacent to the extraembryonic… (More)
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1995
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1995
The cellular interactions that control the differentiation of dorsal cell types from neural progenitors have been examined in… (More)
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1995
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1995
Basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) proteins are instrumental in determining cell type during development. A bHLH protein, termed… (More)
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1994
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1994
Three mouse genes, Gli, Gli-2, and Gli-3, which share a similar zinc finger domain with the products of the Drosophila segment… (More)
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1994
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1994
An early step in the development of vertebrae, ribs, muscle, and dermis is the differentiation of the somitic mesoderm into… (More)
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1994
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1994
Expression of HNF-4, a transcription factor in the steroid hormone receptor superfamily, is detected only in the visceral… (More)
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1987
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1987
We have isolated Xenopus laevis N-CAM cDNA clones and used these to study the expression of N-CAM RNA during neural induction… (More)
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1983
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1983
The embryonic cell lineage of Caenorhabditis elegans has been traced from zygote to newly hatched larva, with the result that the… (More)
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